Dr. B’s Health Guide for Contact Lens Wearers

Wearing comfortable contacts may be life changing vs. glasses because contacts can improve visual sharpness and peripheral vision. First-time vision correction wearers love the fact that contacts let them enjoy their “no spectacles” appearance as long as possible! Like many of the positives in life however, too much of a good thing is sometimes harmful! When choosing to wear contacts, it’s important to follow these guidelines so the long-term health of your eyes is maintained: Avoid sleeping in contacts (approved for sleeping) more than six nights in a row. Never extend the life of your contacts in order to save a few bucks! Damage from old contacts accumulates over time, causing serious eye

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